Tag: Traditions

international youth day

Celebrating International Youth Day And Being Part of The Change

The International Youth Day this year has been dedicated to celebrating the youth’s contributions to prevent conflicts and transformation as well as their inclusion in social justice, and sustainable peace. In the year 1985, the United Nations celebrated its first ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
khan al khalili

Samarat Khan Al Khalili – Celebration of Egyptian Culture in Riyadh

The Egyptian culture is a wonderfully complex entity. It expands over thousands of years, most of which have been recorded through their pictorial language of hieroglyphs. For millennia, Egypt maintained a strikingly unique, complex and stable culture that influenced later ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
hepatitis

World Hepatitis Day – Eliminate Hepatitis And Raise Awareness

The World Hepatitis Alliance first launched World Hepatitis Day in 2008. Following on, the UN declared official acknowledgement of this occasion in 2010. The World Hepatitis Alliance, which is also known as WHA, is a patient-led and patient driven non-governmental ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
friendships

International Days of Friendship And Their Celebrations Around The World

Friendship Day was coined by Joyce Hall, the founder of Hallmark cards in 1930, proposed to be on 2nd of August and had been planned for it to be a day when people would celebrate their friendships by holiday celebrations. ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
summer

Students of Saudi Arabia Experience the Longest Summer Vacation

In 2017, the academic year which begins from 2016 and goes on till 2017, the summer break for Saudi Arabian students has started from 25th of May and will last till the 10th of September. This will mean that the ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
eid ul fitr

Eid Ul Fitr in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Celebrations And Holidays

In various Islamic countries across the globe, Muslims will gather to celebrate Eid Ul Fitr on Sunday, a holiday marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan throughout which, Muslims have fasted variously and now will celebrate and reward ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
Dammam aerial view

Traditional Ramadan Customs – Eastern Province And Its Hidden Gems

The Eastern Province is a hidden gem of the Middle East which is tucked away in the wondrous Kingdom of Saudi Arabia right on the coast of the Persian Gulf. During the past years, when Ramadan fell during winter vacations ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
bazaar

Markets, Dates, and More – In Riyadh and Jeddah

With the holy month of Ramadan going on right now, the Central Vegetable Market on Umm Al-Qura Street is witnessing a flood in business, especially with customers coming to pick up the wide varieties of dates that are offered there. ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة
Festivals in Riyadh

Sahoor, Iftar and Through the Day in the City of Riyadh

Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic Lunar calendar. During this whole month, the observers of Islam, also known as, Muslims, fast from sunrise to sunset. When they are fasting, they mustn’t consume and food nor drinks, along with which ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة

The History and Mannerisms – Holy Month of Ramadan

Ramadan is the 9th month of the Islamic calendar. It was recognised as a Holy Month for Muslims as the Quran was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad in 610 CE during this month. Muslims believe Ramadan fasting is mandatory, but ...المزيد عن هذه الشقة المفروشة